Seaside Inn: Gecko Bungalow- Private Pool! West Bay Beach!!!(19 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Property type:Bed And Breakfast
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Bungalow, Kitchen, Bath, Dining and Living area, Private Patio, Close To Beach!!
Seaside Inn is located on a fairly-level sandy lane within a two minute walking distance from the shore. The location is awesome! We’re nestled in the jungle away from all the bustle of the beach but close enough to enjoy the restaurants, bars and activities West Bay has to offer.
We have a new, beautiful private pool! Our guests can lounge around our pool for a lazy vacation day or enjoy a nice evening cocktail after a hard day of playing on the island. Our pool is not open to the public – it is for Seaside Inn’s private use :).
A delicious breakfast will be served during high season, November 15, 2014 – April 30, 2015. We have a wonderful daily special gourmet choice, along with a second hearty choice of potatoes/eggs/ham or bacon/toast or a lighter option: yogurt parfait with homemade granola layered with non-fat vanilla yogurt, topped with fresh fruit. There are also two other “Grab & Go” choices, a very tasty egg/ham/cheese breakfast sandwich or bagel and cream cheese.
Unlike the mega resorts, we are a small private resort which provides our guests with a calm, quiet retreat away from the crowds. We cater to our guests and strive to provide a wonderful stay on this incredible island.
We have 4 rental units available at this time. The Gecko is a detached 1 bedroom bungalow with a full kitchen, living area, bedroom and bath - VRBO Listing #564852 – and the Toucan and Macaw are studio suites - VRBO Listings #564850/564851 - each with kitchenettes and a private tiled bath.The Seahorse is a beautifully tiled studio suite with two XL twin pillow-top beds arranged as bunk beds - ideal for adult travelers sharing their accommodation, but still enjoying a comfy full-length bed while watching their budget. It has a smaller footprint than the other suites, but there is a kitchenette and a tiled bathroom with walk-in shower - VRBO listing #762493. All units have private entrances. Rent one, two, three or four units to accommodate up to 10 adults. For more than one unit, please visit VRBO listing #600543. Please visit the individual VRBO listing #'s to see the rates for individual units and more detailed pictures of each accommodation.
This listing is for the Gecko bungalow. The Gecko is a stand-alone private bungalow with one bedroom, one bath and separate living area. The living area as a sofa with a queen pull-out bed. There is a full-sized kitchen that has a two-burner stovetop, coffee maker, microwave, blender, toaster, sink and a refrigerator. It has all the pots, pans, dishware and utensils you’ll need for preparing delicious meals. The bathroom is beautifully tiled with a walk-in shower. The living and dining area has a comfy loveseat, chair and ottoman, a dining room table with 4 chairs, modern split, quiet, air conditioning, two ceiling fans, where you can kick back and watch cable TV, DVD or just enjoy a quiet read. The bedroom has a queen pillow-top bed; built-in clothes storage and also has modern split, quiet, air conditioning and a ceiling fan.
The Gecko has a private covered porch, with chairs and a view of the jungle where you can enjoy the morning with fresh brewed coffee.
Just so you know what to pack and what to buy at the local grocery store, each rental unit has:
• 2 beach towels
• local cell phone
• in-room safe
• hair dryer
• alarm clock
• blender, toaster, microwave, coffee maker
• basic supplies: toilet paper, coffee filters, paper towels, trash bags, dish soap, hand soap, salt & pepper
• 5-gallon bottle(s) of water
• full set of dishes & glasses plus assorted plastic tumblers and wine glasses for use by the pool
• pots and pans are provided in the Gecko Bungalow for the 2 burner stove-top
There is a washer and dryer for guest use (you can keep your luggage to a minimum :) conveniently located on the guest balcony along with a small freezer stocked with cubed ice. Our rates include cable TV (over 100 channels) and free WIFI. All towels and linens are provided. We also have an automatic standby generator to handle any power outage - so don't worry, your air conditioning will stay running all night, you'll always have hot water and feel the cool breeze of your ceiling fan!
Beacher's restaurant and bar provides our guests free beach lounge chairs! You never have to worry about trying to find a beach chair or paying for one to rent! They have the best coconut shrimp and the best Monkey La La’s on the island!!
If you’re a diver, there’s a 5-star PADI dive center located on the beach at the end of our road. If you love to snorkel then you’ll be glad to know that Roatan is surrounded by a fantastic close-in reef just feet from the shore.
West Bay beach is stunning with crystal clear turquoise water with a white sandy beach. And it’s all just a short stroll from our property where there are many restaurants, bars and resorts offering activities such as para-sailing or deep sea fishing! At the nearby West Bay Mall, our guests enjoy the coffee shop and convenience market with delicatessen that also offers a take-out menu!
As you walk down to the beach, the public dock is conveniently located to your right where you can catch a water taxi to the tourist town of West End for more shopping, diving, and of course, more snorkeling! Island tours are available by water and land taxis to whisk you away for a day at the spa, Anthony’s Key to swim with the dolphins, zip lines, the Iguana Park, and much, much more!
Choose us for your tropical island getaway – you’ll be glad you did!
720-949-6121 - If we're at the beach, we'll return your call within 24 hours.
Member since: 2014
- 520 sq. ft.
- Bed And Breakfast
- Bed & Breakfast
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Not Suitable For Children
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- We provide you a SCRUMPTIOUS breakfast M-F.
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Kayak / Canoe:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
High Season 2017
Nov 13 - Apr 30, 2017
7 night min stay
Low Season 2017
May 1 - Nov 14, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 19%
The A/C is separately metered. Some guests don't use the AC so this keeps the rates low. If you choose to use the A/C, it costs about $5-$7 per day depending on the length of time used and how cold you keep it. We read the A/C meter upon arrival and the morning of your departure.
For each week of stay, a $100 cash refundable security deposit is required upon arrival (for each unit rented).
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: grew up in upstate New York. My father was a U.S. Forest Service ranger, so we moved to Colorado when I was in high school. I then went on to serve 4 years in the Marine Corps, then 4 years of college in Oregon and Arizona. I graduated from Arizona State in 1985. I move around a lot, taking different jobs as a software engineer. My last job was working for Hewlett-Packard for 15 years. I always have vacationed in the tropics and decided that before I got too old, I'd do something different and live in the Caribbean. After a lot of searching, Roatan was definitely the choice!
Why the Owner Chose West Bay, Honduras:
I fell in love with this beautiful home and island after looking at several other Caribbean destinations. The home is in the shaded jungle, just steps from the most beautiful beach on Roatan. West Bay Beach was recently named by the 'Island Magazine' as one of the top ten beaches in the world. The island is small, so you get to know everyone and it develops a sense of family.
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Bungalow in the Jungalow - yet a short stroll to the beach!
* Seaside Inn *
Right here at beautiful West Bay Beach!
Bedroom has its own quiet AC with pillow top queen bed
Lots of clothes storage, beach towels and safe.
Seaside Inn main building
Undersea life abounds!
You caught me sneaking some breakfast almonds!
Another beautiful sunset!
Main house on property with 2 additional guest suites - bring the whole family!
Comfy living room with flat screen and DVD player.
Full kitchen - blender, toaster, coffeemaker, microwave, 2-burner stove top
Dine in tonight?
Your private front lanai with cooling ceiling fans.
Ghost cruise ship... :)
All couples welcome! :)
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Friday, February 17, 2017
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